Kansas Jayhawks

Alexys Barton

Position Distance
Height 5'7''
Class Freshman
Hometown Liberal, Mo.
High School Liberal
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CAREER RESULTS

Career Highlights
2019 Cross Country Academic All-Big 12 First Team
2017-18 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team


2019 CROSS COUNTRY (So.)

Opened the season with an 18th-place finish at the Rim Rock Collegiate Classic (10/5) with a 6K time of 24:30.8 … Competed in the Women’s 6K Open Race at the Pre-National Invitational (10/19), where she crossed the finish line in 23:18.9 to place 49th among a field of 110 runners … Crossed the finish line at the Big 12 Championship (11/2) in a time of 23:10.7, which placed her 67th individually, while the women’s team ran to a sixth-place finish … Ran the 6K course at the NCAA Division I Midwest Region Cross Country Championships (11/15) in 24:11.0, which made her 188th overall individually … The women’s team finished in 17th place in a field of 33 teams.

2019 INDOOR (R-Fr.)
Did not compete.

2018 CROSS COUNTRY (So.)
Utilized redshirt season.

2017 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Utilized redshirt season.

2017 INDOOR (Fr.)
Utilized redshirt season.

2017 CROSS COUNTRY (Fr.)
Saw action at the Pre-National Invitational (10/14) where she placed 238th by finishing the 6K in 22:42.1 … Recorded a 66th-place finish after completing the 6K in 22:28.0 at the Big 12 Cross Country Championship (10/28).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 12-time letterwinner at Liberal High School in volleyball, basketball, cross country and track … Helped cross country team to a district championship and conference runner-up in 2016 … Member of the track and field team that was district runner-up 2017 … Held the school record in the 800-meter run, 1,600 meter-run, 3,200-meter run, and javelin … State champion in the 800 meters (2:22.76), 1,600 meters (5:22.27), and 3,200 meters (11:45.98) … Valedictorian of her class.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Bryce and Marki Barton … Has two younger sisters Abby and Ally … Majoring in mechanical engineering.